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Cyrano de Bergerac
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Cyrano de Bergerac, the man for whom the play is named and upon whose life it is based
Written by Edmond Rostand
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Date of premiere 1897
Original language French
Genre Romance
Setting France, 1640

Cyrano de Bergerac is a play written in 1897 by Edmond Rostand. It is slightly based on the real Cyrano de Bergerac, and the play is a fictional story about his life.

The play has been translated and performed many times, and it is responsible for introducing the word "panache" into the English language.

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